Changes in Social Activities, Roles, and Beliefs
This book is intended as a thoughtful extension to Bachman et al.'s well-received monograph Smoking, Drinking, and Drug Use in Young Adulthood. That volume showed that the new freedoms of young adulthood lead to increases in substance use, while the responsibilities of adulthood--marriage,...
Published July 8th 2013 by Psychology Press
How Successes and Failures in School Relate to Adolescent Smoking, Drinking, Drug Use, and Delinquency
Does success in school protect teenagers from drug use? Does drug use impair scholastic success? This book tackles a key issue in adolescent development and health - the education-drug use connection. The authors examine the links and likely causal connections between educational experiences,...
Published August 19th 2007 by Psychology Press
The Impacts of New Freedoms and New Responsibilities
Why do some young adults substantially change their patterns of smoking, drinking, or illicit drug use after graduating from high school? In this book, the authors show that leaving high school and leaving home create new freedoms that are linked to increases in the use of cigarettes, alcohol,...
Published December 31st 1996 by Psychology Press